Posts Tagged ‘New Ways Ministry’

Bishop laments religion role in contempt for LGBT people Comments 0

Friday, June 17th, 2016

In the wake of the Orlando killings, a Florida bishop has lamented the role religion has played in breeding contempt for the LBGT community. Bishop Robert Lynch of St Petersburg wrote on his blog in reaction to the killings of at least 49 people and injuring of 53 more by gunman Omar Marteen in an Read more

Vatican sources deny gay-rights group had VIP treatment Comments 0

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

Vatican sources are denying that an American gay-rights activist group received special treatment at a papal general audience last week. The Associated Press and Reuters reported that New Ways Ministry received VIP treatment and were given tickets to be in the front row of the audience. The group said this contrasted with previous occasions when Read more

Gay rights pilgrims get VIP treatment at papal audience Comments 2

Friday, February 20th, 2015

A group of United States gay and lesbian Catholics was given VIP treatment at a papal general audience in St Peter’s Square on February 18. Fifty members of New Ways Ministry, which ministers to homosexual Catholics and promotes gay rights, made a pilgrimage to Rome. Their requests for VIP seats at the weekly audience were Read more